Partner in the world firm of Price Waterhouse on a tour-of-duty with Espineira, Sheldon y Asociados. Began his public accounting career in Price Waterhouse in London, transferring to Madrid in 1970. After spells in the Bilbao and Barcelona offices, moved to Seville as partner in charge of that office in 1980, before returning to Madrid in 1987. In Caracas since September 1995.
Degree in modern languages fom Oxford University and professional accounting qualifications in the UK (Chartered Accountant) and Spain (Auditor de Cuentas).
Married to Peg, with a son, Jan Jordi, and a daughter, Ana.